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Man Struck by Train

According to The Dalles Police Department, a man was struck and killed by a train at 1st and Union in The Dalles early Saturday morning (7/5). Shon Hill, 39, of Ione, was lying on the railroad right of way at the time of the incident. It’s not known if he was sleeping or unconscious at the time. He was struck Saturday morning at 4:08. Hill had been arrested for suspicion of DUII by Oregon State Police in the Hood River area on Friday. He had been booked at NORCOR but not lodged because of a medical condition. He was taken to Mid-Columbia Medical Center and then released Friday night around 9:20. It’s not known how he got from the hospital to the location where he was struck. The incident does not appear to be related to the celebration at Festival Park the night of the Fourth.



Columbia River Weather

Winter Weather Advisory

2:53 PM PST on December 01, 2015
7:00 AM PST on December 02, 2015

Air Stagnation Advisory

2:37 PM PST on December 01, 2015
12:00 PM PST on December 04, 2015
Ice Pellets
Tuesday 90%
High 31° / Low 26°
Wednesday 20%
High 35° / Low 33°
Chance of Rain
Thursday 70%
High 41° / Low 38°